COVID-19: 2,595 new cases in Greece on Monday, 20 deaths

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Greece confirmed 2,595 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours, with 9 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organisation (EODY) said on Monday.

Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 516,785 infections (daily change: +0.5 pct). Of the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 116 infections are related to travel from abroad and 2,389 to other confirmed cases.

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There are also 20 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total of pandemic victims to 13,097. Of these, 95.2 pct had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or over.

A total of 207 patients are on ventilators in hospitals. Their median age is 65 years and 83.6 pct have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or over. Another 2,842 have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.


In addition, 212 COVID-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change: +1.44 pct). The average admission of patients with COVID-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 197.

The median age of new infections is 41 years (range: 0.2 to 106 years), while the median age of the deceased is 78 (range: 0.2 to 106 years).

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